Developing Incentives for Community Participation in Forest Conservation through the Use of Commercial Insects in Kenya

Project Summary

Overall Goal: The national protected area system of forest reserves is strengthened through improved incentives for real collaborative forest management with communities. Objective: To demonstrate in three different forest sites that the biodiversity of Kenya’s forest protected area system can be maintained through collaborative management systems using incentives based on income from commercial insects.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
2237
Project Type
Medium-size Project
Status
Completed
Country
Kenya
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
ICIPE - The International Centre for Insect Physiology and Ecology
GEF Project Manager
Andrea Kutter |

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
0 USD
GEF Project Grant
1,000,000 USD
Co-financing Total
2,250,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
146,000 USD
Total Cost 3,250,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
13 Jul 2004
Project Approved for Implementation
20 Aug 2004
Project closed
31 Jul 2008